According to the World Health Organization, 80% of the population is breathing in polluted air, in one form or another, at one level or another. Air pollution poses serious risks to every part of the human being, and of course the skin is no exception. Have you ever figured out how pollution will affect your skin and how important it is to cleanse your skin?
Air pollution not only affects your health but also ruins your beauty
Picture source: Free canvaScientific research has revealed continuous levels of daily exposure to pollution that significantly affect your health and skin. Types of air pollution are the greatest risk to your skin, including:
- Smoke from exhaust vehicles
- Cigarette smoke
- Industrial production
- Petrochemical Technology
- Small particulate matter (including many volatile organic compounds in water form)
- Smog (especially the underground ozone layer it produces)
** Pollution & skin **
All forms of pollution cause free radicals, accelerating the aging process.
Nanoparticles destroy the skin barrier, shields prevent dust and dirt from deepening in the skin, while ensuring the skin's smooth, healthy moisture. The skin is out of balance, becomes weak, the chance for problems to arise.
When the protective barrier is broken, pollutants from the air penetrate the skin, causing injury, leading to pimples. At the same time, deep layers of skin can also be affected, increasing pigmentation and wrinkles
smoke discharged from transport modes seriously affects your skin
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Signs that the skin suffers from many environmental pollution problems
- Skin with brown spots
- Skin color is uneven, dull
- Skin with wrinkles
- The pores are enlarged
- Sensitive skin, prone to redness
- Irritating, dry skin
You can help reduce this damage by not smoking and eating superfoods full of antioxidants.
** How to protect skin from pollution **
Protect skin thoroughly
Wearing a face mask, scarf, sunscreen and sunglasses is necessary especially in the tropics to protect the skin from ultraviolet rays. Also, protect your skin with sunscreen containing UVA and UVB with an SPF of at least 30. Apply it 20 minutes before leaving the house and after every 2.5 hours, reapply sunscreen to ensure Protect your skin effectively. Maybe you think winter or when it is shady, you don't need to apply sunscreen, but you're really wrong. The sun still appears even when there is no bright sunlight, there is still UV light in the air, even stronger when reflected on the snow. Therefore, you should actively use sunscreen and shielding when going out in all seasons!
Keeping your skin clean and healthy every day is essential to protect your skin from environmental pollution. A mild cleansing product that is effective daily is the number one important thing. In addition, twice a week to remove AHA, BHA exfoliating cells and apply purifying masks to clean deep lubricants, dirt and toxins that are in the pores. Sometimes it is also necessary to get the help of intensive skin cleaning tools such as palm face massage machine (clarisonic) or silicon (foreo), silicon pads, or kojac foam, things that help you exert strong force more on face skin deep cleansing pores. However, pay attention to avoid excessive use or excessive friction, causing skin damage
☘️ Soft foaming cleanser Jasberry: Soap-free cleanser or sulfate (SLS), with a pH suitable for skin physiological characteristics, sweet and warm fragrance of orange and cinnamon essential oil . Especially, unlike other cleansers, a gentle cleansing ingredient made from corn is Decyl Glucoside, combined with aloe vera juice and Jasberry's green tea essence that helps skin not only clean and fresh. but also absolutely soft, smooth after washing.
Soft foaming cleanser Jasberry using Decyl glucoside - extracted from coconut and corn starch as a natural skin-safe cleanser.
☘️ Mavo multi-purpose cleansing milk: Use avocado oil, coconut oil, Shea oil to clean and add tangerine peel oil essence for optimal cleansing, helping to lighten skin.
Mavo versatile cleansing milk helps dry skin have a great experience
☘️ Dead skin exfoliating gel with Hoba mineral: With natural exfoliation ingredients from bamboo and horsetail, Hoba gives you a clean skin and provides minerals to your skin.
Bamboo ingredients and Hoba horsetail contain a lot of silica as mineral-based nutrients for the skin
☘️Coftea purifying mask: Coftea helps skin to be pure by eliminating impurities deep in the pores, thanks to coffee, Kaolin clay, and helps nourish the skin, preventing oxidation thanks to red algae.
Coftea purifying mask contains cleansing and moisturizing ingredients
Nourish skin with anti-pollution ingredients
Whether in any situation, or in the weather, your skin always needs moisture and nutrition to stay healthy. A nourishing cream helps strengthen the lipid membrane on the skin - a beneficial "weapon" that protects the skin from environmental contaminants. In addition, nourishing products need to contain many ingredients against free radicals, anti-aging to repel the harmful effects of environmental pollution on the skin such as vitamins C, E, A, retinol, etc. is the key problem solving. The soothing ingredient is also important in neutralizing irritation caused by pollution. kin lightening products containing vitamin C are also particularly useful because the contamination has clearly been shown to darken the skin.
☘️ Pingin Multi-purpose Serum Serum of Zenboté contains vitamin C concentrate to help brighten skin, anti-aging. Specially helps to erase dark circles effectively.
☘️ Anti-aging cream Hero contains 6 famous vegetable oils, coconut oil, argan oil, olive oil, hemp oil, jojoba oil, sunflower oil. You can use this cream to massage the eye area to make it smooth, moist and prevent aging.
Anti-aging cream Hero contains fatty acids, Omega - 3 and Omega - 6 from vegetable oils have incredible nourishment
☘️ Copa facial moisturizer contains excellent ingredients in skincare, really "delicious - tonic - clean food for the skin. Not only that, Copa has super light and soft texture, so when applied The skin completely melts, absorbs fast and does not cause greasy hiss, especially with the mixture of Copa skin also has the ability to alkaline the oily areas and moisturize dry skin areas.
Copa balancing skin care cream with canola oil and coconut oil
Eating a diet rich in vitamins and minerals will help keep your skin young and beautiful. Fresh fruits, vegetables and nuts are rich in vitamins, fiber and especially antioxidants that benefit the skin. Vitamins A, C and E are powerful antioxidants. They are found in some foods, especially blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, green leafy vegetables, beans and nuts.
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Food is also an important weapon to protect the skin from withinYour skin is also supplemented with antioxidants from Zenboté's safe organic products: